HackerOne CTO Alex Rice explained that the safest software firms are those with the highest bug bounties
If you want to find the safest software on the market, look for the companies posting the biggest bug bounties for hackers. This
With the recent revelations that Yahoo! experienced a hack in 2014 where the accounts of around 500 million users were compromised, it brings back into focus the importance of businesses ensuring their customers’ data is always protected.
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Oracle’s October security update is one of the largest ever, fixing 253 flaws
Oracle has released another large batch of patches, fixing many critical vulnerabilities in enterprise products that are used to store and work with critical business data.
Statistically your company website already has at least one severe flaw – and there could be many more, says Ian Muscat. Why are website vulnerabilities so frequent and on the rise? What should organisations be focusing on and how can
Medical devices could theoretically be hacked to secretly transmit patients’ health and financial data outside the hospital, where it could be exploited for identity theft. And the FDA wants cooperation to thwart such attacks.
If medical devices have cybersecurity problems,
It’s time to check your credit card statements. More than 5,900 online storefronts, including the National Republican Senatorial Committee (NRSC), which helps fundraise for Republican Senate candidates, were compromised in a hack this year. Dutch researcher Willem de Groot uncovered
Microsoft’s October Patch Tuesday is a reminder why you shouldn’t click links or open attachments from unknown senders.
Microsoft’s October Patch Tuesday fixes dozens of critical flaws, among them five affecting Internet Explorer, Edge, and Office that have already been
A Dark Net researcher, Ed Alexander says that over 85 major technology companies like Amazon and Apple Pay have been hacked by a Russian based hacking group.
The group is suspected of hacking major firms such as American Airlines, PayPal,
Johnson & Johnson is telling patients that it has learned of a security vulnerability in one of its insulin pumps that a hacker could exploit to overdose diabetic patients with insulin, though it describes the risk as low.
Traditionally, one of the bigger benefits of buying a Samsung device was security. This was mostly thanks to the Knox software, a special multi-faceted security suite that included a number of tools to keep Samsung owners from having to feel
In August, Motherboard reported that hackers had stolen over 60 million account details for online storage platform Dropbox. The details were from a previously disclosed breach, but the true scale of the hack had not been previously revealed.
People using open Wi-FI networks to access the internet are at risk of exposing their personal information to potential hackers, this according to Rianette Leibowitz, CEO of SaveTNet Cyber Safety.
A 2015 Cisco report predicted that massive growth would be
A notorious cyberespionage group with suspected links to Russian intelligence has developed a complex piece of malware designed to infect computer systems running Apple OSX, according to cybersecurity researchers at Palo Alto Networks.
The hackers, dubbed Sofacy Group by the
A blunder that Apple made in iOS 10 has weakened the encryption of iPhone data when backed up to iTunes
A flaw Apple introduced in iOS 10 has made it far easier for password crackers to brute-force data backed up
When the Trump Hotels chain suffered its second data breach last year, the group was rather slow to issue a public warning. The State of New York is not all too happy about this lackluster approach and fined Trump Hotels
The US security agency will request tourists provide social media handles when filling in immigration forms
Digital privacy advocates in the US are taking a stand against a new proposal by the Department of Homeland Security that would ask foreign
On April 7, 2014, the world first learned about the Heartbleed vulnerability. A small flaw in OpenSSL’s implementation of the TLS/DTLS (transport layer security protocols) heartbeat extension (RFC6520), Heartbleed enables an attacker to unravel the encryption measures in systems protected
“The concept of red teaming and adversarial breach simulation is gaining industry traction,” said one expert.
When a company approaches a private equity firm in hopes of raising money, its founders typically come bearing a PowerPoint presentation providing a revenue
A security researcher earned $16,000 from Facebook after discovering a serious vulnerability. If known, hackers could have exploited this flaw to hijack any Facebook page.
Facebook Pages are now used by every small and big organization, celebrities and even publications.
Hackers have allegedly targeted some Cisco customers using a new vulnerability from leaked NSA cyber tools, which were released in August by a mysterious hacker group called Shadow Brokers. The new vulnerability used by hackers is the third known vulnerability